Holiday home holidays are booming: In the Allgäu, in Franconia and on Sylt, things get tight during the summer holidays

An investigation of BestApartment has revealed that housing will become scarce in some regions over the next two months. This is reported by the Potsdam holiday home portal, which claims to have more than 125,000 German accommodations largest platform for holiday apartments and holiday homes in Germany is.

The analysis is based on 8.3 million search and reservation inquiries and booked overnight stays on BestFewo, the company explains in a press release.

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on Sylt and in East Friesland Accordingly, in July only 11 percent and in August only 16 percent of the holiday homes and apartments are still available. It also gets tight Fehmarn (July: 12 percent / August: 15 percent), in Ruppin country and in Black Forestwhere only 15 percent of the accommodations can still be booked in both July and August.

in the Allgaeu August is better occupied than July (14 percent) with only 11 percent of available holiday homes, just like in Chiemgau (July: 16 percent / August: 14 percent). Who is in the summer vacation in the Uckermark (July: 12 percent / August: 18 percent) or in the Eifel (July: 18 percent / August: 19 percent) and he shouldn’t take too much time with his booking either. Hurry for holiday home stays in July is also in francswhere only 16 percent of the accommodations are still available, as well as on to reprimand (17 percent) and Usedom (19 percent).

On the other hand, it looks better in Sauerlandin the resinin the Ore Mountains and in Bavarian forest out. There are still enough holiday homes and holiday apartments to be booked in July and August. This is also the case in August to reprimand, Usedom and francs to.

Germany the most popular destination for holiday home holidays in summer 2022

“People want to go on summer vacation and do so, but they are making decisions at increasingly short notice, which our data impressively demonstrates,” says Dirk Föste, Managing Director of BestApartment. The previous month was the May with the most bookings in the company’s history. And the trend continues.

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With 12 percent more arrivals than in 2021, June is the month with the most guests during the summer holidays (June to September). However, according to Föste, this could still change due to the very spontaneous booking behavior.

“Germany is by far the most popular destination for holiday home vacations in the summer of 2022. Nevertheless, we are also noticing a sharp increase in demand for other countries,” explains Föste. This year, the provider of holiday homes and holiday apartments recorded a 40 percent increase in bookings for domiciles in the European countries. Most BestFewo customers who don’t go on holiday in their home country go to Austria, followed by the Netherlands, Italy, Croatia and Denmark.

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